Mater in Memoriam: For Irene East Coast Premiere In Albany New York
Date: April 7, 2010
Location: New York, USA
Choir type: College and University Choirs
The East Coast Premiere of the Requiem Mater in Memoriam: For Irene, will be presented in Albany New York, at the College of the Rose, Massry Center for Fine Arts, Recital Hall, on Thursday, April 29, , 7:30 PM.
This East Coat premiere performance, composed by Naomi Stephan, is a multi-media work for SSAA, Flute, Horn, Vibraphone, and Piano. Performing wlll be The College of the Saint Rose Women's Chorale, a 50 voice chorus, plus dancers and graphics, under the direction of Dr. Joesph Eppink, Associate Professor of Music. The concert is at 7:30 PM with reception afterwards. Joseph says the women are very excited about this performance, so if you are in the area, they would welcome your presence.
The work, in English, includes all original poems by Sue Moore and Naomi Stephan. For more information on the poetry and background of this Requiem, please go to naomimusic.com and click on "Music Notes." Clips are also on the web site.